Spring Forum

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Exclusive Event at Scioto Country Club
CSCMP Columbus Roundtable’s Annual Spring Seminar
April 21, 2017


Registration at: https://cscmp.org/imis0/CSCMP/Event_Display.aspx?EventKey=RCOL170101&WebsiteKey=0b3f453d-bd90-4121-83cf-172a90b226a9

This event is possible due to our sponsors:

The CSCMP Columbus Roundtable invites you to join us for an exciting half day Seminar. Our Spring Seminar Committee has assembled an excellent program of supply chain and finance experts who will speak to you about financing supply chain projects, the health of the economy, and getting approval for your next automation and innovation project.


8:00- 8:30 – Registration- Networking-Breakfast

8:35 – Opening Remarks

8:40 – John Augustine (Chief Investment Officer at Huntington Bank) to discuss Financial Markets, and Effects of Political Landscape on Investment and Overall Economic Health.  John is a dynamic and insightful speaker frequently featured on national news shows such as CNBC and Bloomberg.

9:15 – Sue Zazone (President Central Region, Huntington Bank) Leadership and Motivation

9:45 – Innovations in Automation Video and Presentation

10:05 – Global CSCMP Update – Tony Poidomani (CFO of CSCMP Global)

10:15 – Break

10:30 -11:30 – Panel Discussion—Return on Investment for Automation – Industry experts provide insight on what they think about innovative automation idea and the impact on the supply chain. Areas of focus may include Innovation, Infrastructure Investment, Responsible Application of Technology, Metrics, Cost, Labor Impact, and Reshoring, etc.

Panel Participants:

Patrick Sedlak (Principal, Sedlak Supply Chain Consultants)
Steve Hanson (System Sales Manager, Lightning Pick)
Bruce Bushcer (Vice President, Sales Daifuku-Webb)
Boyce Bonham (Chief Engineer, Hytrol Conveyor Company Co, Inc.)
Dave Hill (CFO at ODW)
11:30 – 11:50 – Matt McCollister  (SVP, Economic Development, Columbus 2020)

11:50 – Noon – Closing Comments

** Speakers and content subject to change.  CSCMP is not responsible for any changes to the content or agenda.**

Speaker Information

Dave Hill – ODW

Mr. David L. Hill, Dave, Cpa. serves as Chief Financial Officer of ODW Logistics Inc. and Dist-Trans Co. Mr. Hill has an extensive breadth and depth of financial experience working with private and small public companies in the equipment rental and construction contracting industries. He also practiced in public accounting with companies in several different industries while at Price Waterhouse. He is a graduate of the University of Kentucky and holds a Bachelor of Science … Degree in accounting. He is also a Certified Public Accountant.

Steve Hansen – Lighting Pick Technologies

Steve is a Senior Account Manager at Lightning Pick with over 17 years of experience in the area of order fulfillment solutions, software tools, and automation.

Steve is based in Wisconsin near the Lightning Pick corporate office.

Lightning Pick (lightningpick.com), a part of Matthews Automation Solutions, is the leading North American provider of pick-to-light, put-to-light, pack-to-light, picking carts and other light-directed material handling systems. Global brands leverage our best-in-class applications for high-performance order picking, kitting, assembly and sortation operations. Lightning Pick drives rapid gains in productivity, accuracy and cost efficiency throughout the supply chain, from discrete manufacturing through order fulfillment.

Bruce Buscher- Jervis B Webb Co

Vice President, Sales at Jervis B Webb Co.

Bruce Buscher works as VP, Smart Handling for Daifuku Webb, a leader in Machinery & Supplies and division of Daifuku North America Holding Company.  Daifuku North America Holding Company, a subsidiary of Daifuku Co. Ltd., is a leading developer of innovative material handling technology such as Automatic Guided Vehicles (AGVs), Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (AS/RS), conveyors, baggage handling systems, bulk handling systems, cleanroom systems and airport maintenance services.

Boyce Bonham – Hytrol Conveyor Company

Boyce Bonham is the Chief Engineer at Hytrol Conveyor Company. He has over 30 years of experience in the conveyor industry and specializes in providing technical solutions to the company’s integration partners and end users. Boyce’s knowledge spans the entire process from conveyor product design to complete conveyor system design and application. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from Arkansas State University.

Patrick S. Sedlak – Sedlak

Patrick Sedlak has nearly 30 years of experience in executive level consulting management, with expertise in the areas of strategic facility planning, facility location analysis, warehouse management systems (WMS), economic justification, and overall concept development. He has planned over 15 million sq. ft. of facility space. As an expert in distribution and logistics, and one of Sedlak’s top executives, Patrick actively manages multiple client projects and supports many administrative functions of the firm. Patrick is a member of the MHI Roundtable and has also contributed to the following industry groups: Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP), National Conference on Operations and Fulfillment (NCOF), and Warehousing Education and Research Council (WERC).

John Augustine – Huntington Bancshares, Inc.

John Augustine, a well-known investment strategist, and chief investment officer for The Private Client Group, Huntington Bancshares Inc.

Augustine has nearly 30 years of broad experience in banking, portfolio management and market strategy. During the last 13 years prior to joining Huntington Bancshares in May of 2014, he was the chief economic and market strategist for Fifth Third Asset Management, Inc. He was a member of the Investment Policy Committee, Investment Strategy Team, Alternative Investments Team and Preferred Funds Selection Team. Augustine was also the portfolio manager for the Fifth Third LifeModel Funds, co-manager for the International Equity Fund and manager of the International ADR Stock Portfolio.


Sue Zazon – Huntington Bank

Sue Zazon serves as President & EVP of Huntington National Bank’s Central Ohio Region beginning August, 2016 when Huntington acquired First Merit Bank.  Prior, Zazon was President  & EVP for First Merit Central Ohio beginning in 2006.  Huntington is the 10th largest bank in the country and the Central Ohio region comprises 25% of the revenues.

Zazon’s continued career success is ground in her philosophy of advocacy for her clients and the teams she leads.  This philosophy is evident in all her relationships in business and in the community.  Zazon is known for her energetic, engaging and focused style of communication.


Anthony (Tony) Poidomani – CSCMP


Tony is a curious business professional who absorbs content and focuses on delivering context and related outcomes for value to others as a networker and a strategist invested in building relationships.
He is a teacher and a consultant focused on ensuring foundations and lasting success. Tony’s career accomplishments include his current role as CFO of CSCMP, Northwestern Medill Accounting Professor, and Lake Forest Graduate School MBA Accounting professor.


Matt McCollister- Columbus 2020

Senior Vice President, Economic Development at Columbus 2020

Regional economic development professional with broad experience in all aspects of program development, prospect management, and place promotion. Direct experience with marketing and promotion plans, contact relationship management systems, international and domestic business development, and business retention and expansion programming.